Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3-6 months
REF: SB24896_1578474312
Contact Name: Sam Banks
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

The Consultancy Group are currently recruiting for an interim Financial Controller to join a multi-site business based in Central London. The all encompasing role will take responsibility for controls, strategy and the flow of financial information to the board.

Key roles & responsibilities include:

  • Number one Finance Position reporting into MD / CEO
  • Overall control of the company's accounting function and all financial transactions including annual Statutory Accounts preparation and Audit
  • Key responsibility for cash management
  • Ownership of Payroll process (fortnightly & monthly)
  • Monthly balance sheet control and reconciliations with ongoing reviews of all internal accounting controls
  • Responsible for all budgeting and other financial planning
  • Formulating financial targets and budgets
  • Establish new financial systems or processes
  • Managing an appropriate finance and adviser structure to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Preparation of data submissions for UK Value Added and Corporation tax
  • Champion of implementation of and adherence to policy and procedure with the group
  • Manage and develop 4 existing members of the finance team
  • Communicate with and influence

Skills / Experience required:

  • Qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Experience in a fast-paced, multi-channel Consumer facing Company
  • Senior Management experience and ability to communicate successfully across all levels
  • Excellent understanding and experience at managing working cashflow
  • Experienced at working with budgeting and forecasting for multi site businesses
  • Experience of running payroll
  • Netsuite accounting system experience preferable